Name
CYRUS

Name CYRUS

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 23,118 births of Cyrus in the countries below, which represents an average of 163 births of children bearing the first name Cyrus per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 1,179 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Cyrus   
In Italiano Nome Cyrus   


Information about the first name Cyrus

The first name Cyrus is listed in our categories :The first name Cyrus has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Cyrus is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Cyrus in Japanese *

Romajisairasu
Katakanaサイラス
Hiraganaさいらす
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Cyrus in Japanese
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Cyrus in sign language

Cyrus in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Cyrus

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Latin Cȳrus, from Ancient Greek Κῦρος (Kûros), from Old Persian 𐎤𐎢𐎽𐎢𐏁 (kuruš). As a saints' name it has been identified by folk etymology with Ancient Greek κύριος (kúrios, “lord”).
Etymology src :
  • From Latin Cȳrus, from Ancient Greek Κῦρος (Kûros), perhaps from Urartian 𒆳𒄣𒊑𒀀𒉌 (KURqu-ri-a-ni /⁠Quriani⁠/), a land possibly in the upper reaches of the Kura river.
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Cyrus
  • An ancient king of Persia, Cyrus the Great.
  • A male given name from Old Persian.
  • A surname.
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Cyrus
  • The Kura river, as it is called in classical sources.
Etymology (See also) src :
  • Phasis
Anagrams src :
  • crusy
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈsaɪɹəs/
  • Rhymes: -aɪɹəs
Latin
Etymology src :
  • From Ancient Greek Κῦρος (Kûros).
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈkyː.rus/, [ˈkyːrʊs̠]
  • (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃi.rus/, [ˈt͡ʃiːrus]
Proper noun src :
  • Cȳrus m sg (genitive Cȳrī); second declension
  • Cyrus
  • (rivers) Kura
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • Second-declension noun, singular only.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Cȳrēa
 

Popularity of the name Cyrus

Number of CYRUS births per year

Total births of Cyrus by country

Births with the first name Cyrus
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
19,558
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
1,116
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
598
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
456
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
405
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
392
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
279
1
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
99
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
65
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
49
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
34
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
26
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
15
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
11
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
10
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
2
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
1
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
1
0

Total births of Cyrus by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Cyrus
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
1,010
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
56
0
ONOntario
2019
32
0
NZNew Zealand
2022
28
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
20
0
ABAlberta
2022
13
0
FRFrance
2022
11
0
QCQuebec
2022
3
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
3
0
SESweden
2022
2
0
DEGermany
2022
1
0

Comments on the name Cyrus

Personalities with the first name Cyrus

There are 43 personalities with the first name Cyrus


Cyrus Ii
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Achaemenid empire Anshan (persia)
Monarch Military leader Sovereign Organizational founder


Cyrus Ier
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Anshan (persia)
Sovereign


Cyrus Vance
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United states of america
Lawyer Politician Military officer Ice hockey player Diplomat


Jean Rostand
(Jean Edmond Cyrus Rostand) src

France
Writer Historian Biologist Philosopher


Cyrus Mccormick
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United states of america
Businessperson Entrepreneur Inventor Journalist Peace activist


Cyrus Christie
(Cyrus Sylvester Frederick Christie) src

United kingdom
Association football player


Cyrus Field
src

United states of america
Entrepreneur Inventor Financier


Cyrus Pallonji Mistry
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Republic of ireland India
Businessperson International forum participant


Cyrus Stephen Eaton
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Canada United states of america
Entrepreneur


Cyrus Scofield
src

United states of america
Lawyer Politician Pastor Theologian



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Cyrus
Full list of personalities with the first name Cyrus

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Cyrus

There are 156 actors and actresses with the first name Cyrus
Cyrus Arnold
Cyrus Thompson
Cyrus Rodas
Cyrus Legg
Cyrus Nemani
Cyrus Alexander
Cyrus Sahukar
Cyrus Bolooki
Cyrus King
Cyrus Broacha
Cyrus Farmer
Cyrus Chestnut
Cyrus David
Cyrus Elias
Cyrus Mare
Cyrus Khambatta
Cyrus James
Cyrus Greene
Cyrus Cassells
Cyrus Smith
Cyrus Stites
Cyrus Sumerlin
Cyrus Lee
Cyrus Huault
Cyrus Deville
Cyrus Oduemi
Cyrus P. Hornfogger
Cyrus Millen
Cyrus Abidi
Cyrus Deshield

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Cyrus
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Cyrus

Rankings of first name CYRUS by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#189NZ New Zealand2022
#215BC British Columbia2022
#323US United State of America2022
#333AB Alberta2022
#360ON Ontario2019
#657GB United Kingdom2021
#1171QC Quebec2022
#1920CH Switzerland2021
#2227SE Sweden2022
#2620FR France2022
#11735DE Germany2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name CYRUS (female) births over the last year available in each country